Micro League

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Micro-League is the annual competitive competition held between swimming clubs in the North West region. The competition comprises three divisions of 6-9 teams and is competed over several rounds with each team swimming 4 times. Points are awarded per race with the winner being awarded 4 pts, 2nd gets 3pts and so on down to last place who receive 1pt, disqualified swimmers receive no points. Points are accumulated and carried over from round to round with the final league table being decided by the total number of points.

Division A comprises – Blackpool A, Ormskirk A, Southport A, Southport B, Wigan A,  Leyland A, Fleetwood A and Preston A

Division B comprises – Blackburn, Clitheroe,  Burnley Bobcats, Halton A, Pioneer 79 Prescot, Garston, Leyland B, and Chorley

Division C comprises – Garstang, Liverpool, Lytham St Annes, Lancaster, Kirkham, and Preston B

The season culminates with a finals day where the top 4 teams in division A swim off to decide the champion, who advance to the Northern Finals. The bottom two teams in Division A swim off with the top two teams in Division B, and the bottom two teams in Division B swim off with the top two teams in Division C to determine promotion and relegation.

Round 3 – 2nd June 2019  –  Location: Leyland Leisure Centre – 3.15pm

Leyland B, Clitheroe, Prescot & Chorley

Result – 1st Chorley Marlins 128pts, 2nd Prescot 126, 3rd Leyland Barracudas B – 123pts, 4th Clitheroe Dolphins – 92pts

Round 4 – 19th May 2019  –  Location: Stonyhurst Sports Centre – 1.15pm

Clitheroe, Garston, Blackburn & Halton

Team Selection – TBC

Microleague Table - Division B

TeamRounds SwamTotal Points
Pioneer793430
Bobcats3362
Blackburn3355
Leyland B3330
Chorley3326
Clitheroe3277
Halton2264
Prescot2258
Garston2236

Link to League Website – http://www.microleaguenw.org.uk/